Three beautiful seamstresses from one of the fashionable dress salons near the Piazza de Spagna in Rome gather on the steps of the square to eat lunch and talk of their love lives. Marisa, the oldest in a large family, is engaged to a truck driver; Elena lives with her widowed mother and is in love with an opportunist, Alberto, who is also romancing the boss's daughter; Lucia lives on the outskirts of Rome, where a small-in-stature jockey worships her but, she, however has eyes for only tall... Topic: Films
Chemicals and developing processes are applied directly to film, without use of a camera. A variety of images, increasing in tempo and complexity, create a theme of disintegration Topics: Experimental films, Experimental films
Night on Bald Mountain SummaryUses shadow and pin - board animation to create the mood of the music of 'NIGHT ON BALD MOUNTAIN,' by Moussorgsky. Produced by Alexander Alexeieff and Claire Parker. Presents a series of character studies of what it is like to be old in America, as seen through the eyes of a young nurse and writer in both rural and urban settings. Topics: Animated films, Experimental films, Independent films, Short films, Animated films, Experimental...
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The Western Hero (1963) Explains that a modern blast furnace uses raw materials to produce its daily output of iron, and points out that the preparation and the handling of these materials are as important as the actual smelting. Uses both natural photography and animated drawings to show the raw materials: the ore from which the iron is extracted, coke which provides heat for the smelting,stone to make a fluid slag, and air, for the blast, to burn to coke. Topics: Western films, Western films
Combines rare film clips, stills, and interviews in a chronicle of the fifty years of horror film production. Covers the early days of Nosferatu to today's so-called spatter movies. The Horror of it all Search Educational Film Journals at Media History Project for references to this film favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: Horror films, Horror films